Sorghum Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $76,245 in 2019

Counties in Mississippi Receiving sorghum subsidies, 2019

Rank County Sorghum Subsidies
Pct of
1Tallahatchie County, Mississippi$16,74022.0%22.0%
2Quitman County, Mississippi$14,35618.8%40.8%
3Tunica County, Mississippi$13,11317.2%58.0%
4Leflore County, Mississippi$11,92115.6%73.6%
5Panola County, Mississippi$4,3055.6%79.3%
6Washington County, Mississippi$3,3414.4%83.6%
7Marshall County, Mississippi$2,8063.7%87.3%
8Benton County, Mississippi$1,9462.6%89.9%
9Lee County, Mississippi$1,9432.5%92.4%
10Coahoma County, Mississippi$1,8312.4%94.8%
11Holmes County, Mississippi$1,0141.3%96.2%
12Issaquena County, Mississippi$9031.2%97.3%
13DeSoto County, Mississippi$8451.1%98.5%
14Bolivar County, Mississippi$6350.8%99.3%
15Tate County, Mississippi$3050.4%99.7%
16Sunflower County, Mississippi$2410.3%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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